Border Security: Facts Don’t Care About Your Feelings

A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation. These are the words of Ronald Reagan, who served as president of the United States from 1981 to 1989, and they are now being repeated by our incumbent president, Donald Trump. Despite nearly 30 years passing, and with America’s increasing concerns over matters abroad,… Read More Border Security: Facts Don’t Care About Your Feelings

False missile alarm exposes State Agency flaws

On Jan. 13 at 8 a.m., the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HEMA) began its ritual testing of the state emergency and wireless-emergency alert systems—testing that is completed three times daily. Five minutes later, a HEMA employee who was supposed to have initiated the drill version of the missile alert chose instead the actual version. The… Read More False missile alarm exposes State Agency flaws

It’s up to us to save the internet

On Dec. 14, in a 3-2 vote, the Federal Communications Commision voted to reverse the decision to classify Internet Service Providers (ISPs) like Comcast and Verizon as public utilities, enabling these businesses to change the speed of traffic for internet users based on discrimination. The regulations that were repealed were proposed by former FCC chairman… Read More It’s up to us to save the internet